Torch bearer of London games sends wishes to Nanjing YOG

2014-07-18 15:49:42

Wang Jian, the only torch bearer of London 2012 Olympic Games from Nanjing shared his stories of sports in an exclusive interview with on July 16, while sending wishes for Nanjing Youth Olympic Games (YOG), which is only 30 days to go.

Mahjong's cultural status no guarantee of success

2014-07-17 14:39:36

China finished 37th in the team competition and 30th in the individual event at the fifth Open European Mahjong Championship in Strasbourg, France between July 4 and 7.

NBA touring event returns for summer

2014-07-16 16:25:36

A nationwide basketball event will once again engage fans across the country this summer with current and former NBA stars visiting 14 Chinese cities.

Chinese World Cup bets lift lottery sales

2014-07-16 11:06:07

A rush by Chinese to gamble on World Cup results pushed up China's lottery sales sharply in June, according to official data released on Tuesday.

First Chinese woman to circumnavigate globe arrives home

2014-07-14 21:12:05

Song Kun, center, a 31-year-old sailor from Qingdao, in Shandong province, Eastern China became the first Chinese woman to circumnavigate the globe when she arrived in London on June 12 after completing all 16 legs of the 2013-14 Clipper Round the World Yacht Race in a vessel named Qingdao.

Diplomats compete in tennis, golf in Guiyang

2014-07-14 17:32:31

The Diplomats' Sport Games 2014 concluded its two-day Guiyang competition leg over the weekend in Guizhou province, the event organizer said.

Chinese tech firms big players at World Cup

2014-07-12 07:03:58

The most surprising moment at the World Cup is probably not the Uruguay's Luis Suarez's biting his Italian opponent Giorgio Chiellini, but the flickering logo of a Chinese company lining the soccer field as well as a long list of Chinese-made advanced technology products making inroads into the six-week sports gala.

Nanjing to clean air before Youth Games

2014-07-09 07:31:17

Nanjing is going all-out to guarantee the best air quality possible in the city as it prepares to host the 2014 Summer Youth Olympic Games in August.

National student athletic games set

2014-07-08 17:54:11

Jointly organized by the Ministry of Education and the State Administration of Sport, the 12th National Student Games will be held in Shanghai from July 28 to Aug 2.

Beijing makes list for 2022 Olympics

2014-07-07 18:55:46

The International Olympic Committee has retained three bid cities in the race for the 2022 Winter Olympics - Beijing, Oslo and Almaty, Kazakhstan.

Beijing's Winter Olympics bid very much alive

2014-07-07 15:04:01

Bidding to become the first city to stage both the Summer and Winter Olympic Games, Beijing remains in the running for the 2022 Winter Games.

Common ground

2014-07-06 10:56:59

The language barrier is no obstacle to English coaches teaching Chinese kids to enjoy soccer.